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HP eyes end to telecommuting, needs 'all hands on deck'

Hewlett-Packard follows Yahoo's lead, which earlier this year put a cap on working from home.

By October 9, 2013


Does telecommuting really reduce employee performance?

Academic research suggests that working more than one day a week away from the office, for jobs that require a lot of collaboration with colleagues, can cut into performance.

By March 4, 2013


Thor as metal-factory worker? Superheroes get part-time jobs

A geeky illustrator imagines the perfect everyday jobs for superheroes who might need a break from all the danger and glitz. Who knows? Superman could end up in the cubicle next to yours.

By November 8, 2013


Would you give up your spouse to telecommute?

In order to celebrate Valentine's Day, a survey asks Americans what they would give up in order to telecommute. Five percent say "spouse," while 12 percent say "daily shower."

By February 12, 2012


New study shows early NBN user impressions

A university study has shown that 82 per cent of early NBN users are happy with the service and are also twice as likely to telecommute to work.

By March 3, 2013


Marissa Mayer wouldn't approve of these spots I've worked from

Whether in the middle of the Pacific or on the side of the road in Mexico, Crave's Eric Mack always gets his work done. He shares a few of his best telecommutes for the benefit of the doubters among Yahoo management.

By March 4, 2013


IT pros would take salary cut to telecommute

Survey from online job site Dice found that a sizable chunk of IT pros surveyed would accept a 10 percent salary cut for the opportunity to telecommute.

By April 20, 2011


Google reportedly faces maximum fine from Korean trustbuster

The country's top fair trade official says his agency may fine Google the maximum amount for allegedly obstructing an investigation.

By January 6, 2012


From Clean Tech to CleanWeb

Services that let people rent out their apartments and cars are at the forefront of the CleanWeb movement, but eBay is the granddaddy.

By April 22, 2011


Report: Two of every five of workers telecommute

With the growth of technology, almost two of every five employed adults work from home at least one day a month, according to the Consumer Electronics Association.

By October 9, 2009